Originally Posted by Spyke
The stock reference 6600GT cooler was a curse. This is why companies like MSI used a slightly better all copper design of their own and such.
I'm sure Zalman sold plenty of VF700's when that card came around.
I have two 6600GT (Gigabyte NX66T128D)
one with the stock cooler.
Idle / Load
38°C / 58°C
the other one with a VF700 CU.
39°C / 56°C